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Esenin, Sergei Alexandrovich (also Sergei Yesenin; Poet Laureate of the Russian Revolution)

Born: 1895 AD
Died: 1925 AD, at 30 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Poets


1895 - Born on the 3rd of October in he village of Konstantinovo, Ryazan region, Russia.

1904 - He began to write poetry at the age of nine.

1912 - He moved to Moscow, Russia.

1913 - He enrolled in Moscow State University in Russia as an external student.

        - He married Anna Izryadnova.

1915 - He moved to St Petersburg, Russia.

       - He published his first book of poems, titled "Radunitsa".

1916 - He published his second book "Ritual for the Dead".

1917 - He was married for the second time to the actress Zinaida Raikh.

1918 - He founded his own publishing house called "Moscow Labor Company of the Artists of Word".

1922 - He was married for the third time to Isadora Duncan on the 2nd of May.

1923 - He was married for the 4th time to Augusta Miklashevskaya, although it's known he's
          never obtained a divorce from Isadora Duncan.

1925 - He married his fifth wife Sophia Andreyevna Tolstaya.

       - He died on the 28th of December.


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